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Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc (TMO) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for March 13, 2013

Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc ( TMO ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 13, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.15 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 15, 2013. Shareholders who purchased TMO stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 15.38% increase over the same period a year ago.

The previous trading day's last sale of TMO was $77.04, representing a -0.09% decrease from the 52 week high of $77.11 and a 60.03% increase over the 52 week low of $48.14.

TMO is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes companies such as Danaher Corporation ( DHR ) and Canon, Inc. ( CAJ ). TMO's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.21. Zacks Investment Research reports TMO's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 9.7%, compared to an industry average of -3.6%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the TMO Dividend History page.

Interested in gaining exposure to TMO through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?

The following ETF(s) have TMO as a top-10 holding:

  • iShares Dow Jones U.S. Medical Devices Index Fund ( IHI )
  • PowerShares Dynamic Heathcare ( PTH )
  • First Trust Value Line Equity Allocation Index(sm)Fund ( FVI )
  • First Trust Large Cap Growth AlphaDEX Fund (based on the Defin ( FTC )
  • First Trust MuFirst Trust Multi CG AlphaDEX ( FAD ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is FVI with an increase of 14.78% over the last 100 days. IHI has the highest percent weighting of TMO at 8.07%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.


The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

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